Khoj International Artists’ Association is a not- for-profit, contemporary art organisation based in New Delhi, which provides physical, intellectual and financial support for artists and creative practitioners. Through a variety of programmes including workshops, residencies, exhibitions, talks, and socially engaged projects,
Khoj has built an international reputation as an outstanding alternative arts incubation space. Since its inception in 1997, Khoj has developed itself as a unique art lab, and has supported the experimentation of many leading Indian and International artists. It plays a central role in the advancement of experimental, interdisciplinary, and critical contemporary art practice in India– constantly challenging the established thinking about art and art-making. By bringing together a diverse range of artists and art practices, Khoj aims to facilitate change and awareness of vital global issues and concerns through active and engaged audience participation.
Khoj aims to connect creative practitioners and catalyze interdisciplinary collaboration and experimentation to create new possibilities of art and art-making. It also seeks to build networks and informed audiences who engage critically with contemporary art in India. In its uncompromising commitment to support creative thinking by building an institutional infrastructure in India for making, exhibiting and researching contemporary art, Khoj is creating a unique legacy for the future.